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Perfect Valentine’s Gift

Don’t know what to get for that perfect Valentine’s Gift? How about something that 1. Is perfect for husbands or wives 2. Never goes out of style 3. Has no age limit 4. Has a long-lasting effect 5. Will benefit both you and your spouse 6. Really is “one size fits all” 7. Will change … Continue reading

Comment on 30 Day Challenges

I received this comment from Karmen regarading the 30 Day Wife and Husband Challenges. My husband and I did the 30-day husband and 30-day wife encouragement challenges together. I was already on day 25 when I requested the 30-day wife challenge for him. Once I received that in PDF, I started over on day one … Continue reading

30 Day Wife Encouragement Challenge: Day 30

I was filled with delight day after day. (Proverbs 8:30) Today is the final day of the challenge! How did it go? Was it harder than you expected or easier? Did you see fruit for your labor? I certainly hope so. Now that you’ve completed the 30 days, don’t stop there. Take what you have … Continue reading

30 Day Husband Encouragement Challenge: Day 30

(Song of Solomon 5:16b)(Prov. 27:12) Friends can be completely honest with each other, but friendships are strained when truth is not spoken in love. How are you speaking to your beloved? Are you so “used” to him that you don’t appreciate the wonder of his friendship? That is your challenge today. Is your sweetheart your … Continue reading

30 Day Wife Encouragement Challenge: Day 29

Charm is deceptive, and beauty is fleeting; but a woman who fears the Lord is to be praised. Proverbs 31:30 (NIV) Just as your marriage has undergone changes since your wedding day, you and your wife will continue to change physically, spiritually, and emotionally as the years bring new joys and new challenges. As you … Continue reading

30 Day Husband Encouragement Challenge: Day 29

A prudent man foresees evil, and hides himself; the simple pass on, and are punished. (Prov. 27:12) As you near the end of your Encouragement Challenge, take time to think about your husband’s responses to the wickedness of the culture, the media, etc. Does your husband recognize and avoid evil? Does he regularly turn his … Continue reading

30 Day Wife Encouragement Challenge: Day 27

As iron sharpens iron, so one man sharpens another. Proverbs 27:17 (NIV) For reasons that women often find hard to understand, very few men have close friends – especially friends that will hold them accountable and help them grow in the Lord. Pray that God will bring such a man into your life and that … Continue reading

30 Day Husband Encouragement Challenge: Day 27

Be of good courage, and he shall strengthen your heart, all you who hope in the LORD. (Ps. 31:24) You have almost completed the “30-Day Encouragement Challenge.” Perhaps it has taken you a tremendous amount of courage to speak words of encouragement consistently to your husband. Courage comes as we place our trust in God. … Continue reading